Sunshine Act Meeting of the Board of Directors; Amended Notice, 47633 [E8-18883]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 158 / Thursday, August 14, 2008 / Notices and hearing impairments. Individuals who have a disability and need an accommodation to attend the meeting may notify Patricia Batie at (202) 295– 1500. Dated: August 11, 2008. Victor M. Fortuno, Vice President & General Counsel. [FR Doc. E8–18866 Filed 8–12–08; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 7050–01–P LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION Sunshine Act Meeting of the Board of Directors; Amended Notice sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES The Internet link reflected in footnote one has been amended. No other changes have been made to the original notice issued on August 11, 2008. TIME AND DATE: The Legal Services Corporation Board of Directors will meet on August 18, 2008 via conference call. The meeting will begin at 3:30 p.m. EDT and continue until conclusion of the Board’s agenda. LOCATION: 3333 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20007, 3rd Floor Conference Center. STATUS OF MEETING: Open. Directors will participate by telephone conference in such a manner as to enable interested members of the public to hear and identify all persons participating in the meeting. Members of the public wishing to observe the meeting may do so by joining participating staff at the location indicated above. Members of the public wishing to listen to the meeting by telephone should call 1–888–390–3110 and enter 10850 on the key pad when prompted. To enhance the quality of your listening experience, as well as that of others, and to eliminate background noises that interfere with the audio recording of the proceeding, please mute your telephone during the meeting. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: 1. Consider and act on adoption of agenda 2. Consider and act on whether to authorize the transfer or reprogramming of LSC’s FY 2008 Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) funds to LSC’s FY 2009 Management and Administration budget 1 a. Staff Report b. Public Comment 3. Consider and act on other business 1 The Board of Directors welcomes public comment on Management’s proposal, which will be available to for public inspection at http:// www.lsc.gov/foia2/pdfs/eprr/Board_Memorandum_ with_background_on_reprogramming_request.pdf as of 10 a.m. (EDT) on Wednesday, August 13, 2008. VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:57 Aug 13, 2008 Jkt 214001 4. Consider and act on motion to adjourn the meeting Contact Person for Information: Patricia Batie, Manager of Board Operations, at (202) 295–1500. SPECIAL NEEDS: Upon request, meeting notices will be made available in alternate formats to accommodate visual and hearing impairments. Individuals who have a disability and need an accommodation to attend the meeting may notify Patricia Batie at (202) 295– 1500. Dated: August 11, 2008. Victor M. Fortuno, Vice President & General Counsel. [FR Doc. E8–18883 Filed 8–12–08; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 7050–01–P OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVE Andean Trade Preference Act (ATPA); Notice Regarding the 2008 Annual Review Office of the United States Trade Representative. ACTION: Notice and request for petitions. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice announces the 2008 Annual Review of the Andean Trade Preference Act (ATPA). Under this process petitions may be filed calling for the limitation, withdrawal or suspension of ATPA or ATPDEA benefits by presenting evidence that the eligibility criteria of the program are not being met. USTR will publish a list of petitions filed in response to this announcement in the Federal Register. DATES: The deadline for the submission of petitions for the 2008 Annual ATPA Review is September 15, 2008. ADDRESSES: Submit petitions by electronic mail (e-mail) to FR0716@ustr.eop.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bennett M. Harman, Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Latin America, Office of the Americas, Office of the United States Trade Representative, 600 17th St., NW., Washington, DC 20508. The telephone number is (202) 395–9446 and the facsimile number is (202) 395–9675. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The ATPA (19 U.S.C. 3201–06), as renewed and amended by the Andean Trade Promotion and Drug Eradication Act (ATPDEA) in the Trade Act of 2002 (Pub. L. 107–210) and extended until December 31, 2008 by the Andean Trade Preference Act, (Pub L. 110–42), provides for trade benefits for eligible Andean countries. Consistent with PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 47633 Section 3103(d) of the ATPDEA, USTR promulgated regulations (15 CFR part 2016) (68 FR 43922) regarding the review of eligibility of articles and countries for the benefits of the ATPA, as amended. The 2008 Annual ATPA Review is the fifth such review to be conducted pursuant to the ATPA review regulations. To qualify for the benefits of the ATPA and ATPDEA, each country must meet several eligibility criteria, as set forth in sections 203(c) and (d), and section 204(b)(6)(B) of the ATPA, as amended (19 U.S.C. 3202(c), (d); 19 U.S.C. 3203(b)(6)(B)), and as outlined in the Federal Register notice USTR published to request public comments regarding the designation of eligible countries as ATPDEA beneficiary countries (67 FR 53379). Under section 203(e) of the ATPA, as amended (19 U.S.C. 3202(e)), the President may withdraw or suspend the designation of any country as an ATPA or ATPDEA beneficiary country, and may also withdraw, suspend, or limit preferential treatment for any product of any such beneficiary country, if the President determines that, as a result of changed circumstances, the country is not meeting the eligibility criteria. The ATPA regulations provide the schedule of dates for conducting an annual review, unless otherwise specified by Federal Register notice. 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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 158 (Thursday, August 14, 2008)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: E8-18883]


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LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION


Sunshine Act Meeting of the Board of Directors; Amended Notice

    The Internet link reflected in footnote one has been amended. No 
other changes have been made to the original notice issued on August 
11, 2008.

Time and Date: The Legal Services Corporation Board of Directors will 
meet on August 18, 2008 via conference call. The meeting will begin at 
3:30 p.m. EDT and continue until conclusion of the Board's agenda.

Location: 3333 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20007, 3rd Floor 
Conference Center.

Status of Meeting: Open. Directors will participate by telephone 
conference in such a manner as to enable interested members of the 
public to hear and identify all persons participating in the meeting. 
Members of the public wishing to observe the meeting may do so by 
joining participating staff at the location indicated above. Members of 
the public wishing to listen to the meeting by telephone should call 1-
888-390-3110 and enter 10850 on the key pad when prompted. To enhance 
the quality of your listening experience, as well as that of others, 
and to eliminate background noises that interfere with the audio 
recording of the proceeding, please mute your telephone during the 
meeting.

Matters to be Considered: 
1. Consider and act on adoption of agenda
2. Consider and act on whether to authorize the transfer or 
reprogramming of LSC's FY 2008 Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) 
funds to LSC's FY 2009 Management and Administration budget \1\
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    \1\ The Board of Directors welcomes public comment on 
Management's proposal, which will be available to for public 
inspection at http://www.lsc.gov/foia2/pdfs/eprr/Board_Memorandum_
with_background_on_reprogramming_request.pdf as of 10 a.m. (EDT) 
on Wednesday, August 13, 2008.
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    a. Staff Report
    b. Public Comment
3. Consider and act on other business
4. Consider and act on motion to adjourn the meeting
    Contact Person for Information: Patricia Batie, Manager of Board 
Operations, at (202) 295-1500.

Special Needs: Upon request, meeting notices will be made available in 
alternate formats to accommodate visual and hearing impairments. 
Individuals who have a disability and need an accommodation to attend 
the meeting may notify Patricia Batie at (202) 295-1500.

    Dated: August 11, 2008.
Victor M. Fortuno,
Vice President & General Counsel.
[FR Doc. E8-18883 Filed 8-12-08; 11:15 am]
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